When were sunglasses invented?
In 1929, Sam foster. Sold the first pair of sunnies 8-)
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Originally tinted glasses were experimented with to help cure certain vision and health issues. In some cases they were used to prevent someone seeing the eyes while they were questioned for court cases.
They became commercially viable in 1929 when Sam Foster began making and selling inexpensive versions. They took off after World War II as the GI's and many pictures of them in glasses, particularly pilots and General MacArthur made them popular.
Yes, but not widely used. Eyeglasses were the invention of the emperor Nero. He was shortsighted and had difficulty with distance vision. He invented a pair of lenses to enable him to see events in the arena or at the races. They were supposed to be made of a transparent green stone, possibly emerald, so he not only invented eyeglasses, but sunglasses as well. Yes, but not widely used. Eyeglasses were the invention of the…
Ray-Ban was initially invented in America in 1937. The first Ray Ban sunglasses were created for the U.S Army Air Cop. In 1999, The owner sold the brand to Italian eyewear company Luxottica for $640 million. Now, almost all ray-ban sunglasses are produced in Italy now. http://www.raybandiscountoutlet.com.
Why might it be less dangerous to wear no sunglasses than to wear sunglasses that do not block UV light?
In Roman times, Emperor Nero liked to watch gladiator fights through emeralds, to avoid the sun getting in his eyes. It is likely that humans in other time periods prior to the invention of sunglasses may also have put various materials over their face to protect their eyes from the brightness of the sun, but little evidence exists for this until we reach the 12th century. The 12th century is when sunglasses were invented properly…
= Fake sunglasses may look like designer sunglasses, but you have to be aware of their quality. They are made from cheap materials and usually have very limited lifespan. You will not find good quality in fake sunglasses. Normally you will find a number on the inside of the sunglasses, this is a sign that the sunglasses are real. =
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